2013 GRAMMYs: View a full performer list
With Music's Biggest Night quickly approaching, it's time to think about finalizing your to-do list for your official GRAMMY Sunday party. Snacks? Check. Favorite beverage? Check. Dessert? Check. Internet bill paid so you can stream GRAMMY Live? Check.
What's in store for GRAMMY Sunday, you ask? Plenty.
The star-studded performance lineup for the 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards has a bit of everything — the music comeback of a six-time GRAMMY winner, first-time artist collaborations, a tribute to an American legend, GRAMMY debuts, and generous sides of country, rock, pop, and hip-hop. Plus, the GRAMMYs are guaranteed to be cool with two-time GRAMMY-winning artist/actor LL Cool J serving as host.
It's a lot to keep track of, so we've compiled a handy alphabetical guide to artists who will be taking the GRAMMY stage. Of course, be sure to stay logged on to GRAMMY.com and follow our liveblog to complement your GRAMMY experience and join the conversation.
And the performers for the 55th GRAMMY Awards are:
- Travis Barker, Chuck D, LL Cool J, Tom Morello, and DJ Z-Trip
- Dierks Bentley and Miranda Lambert
- The Black Keys
- Zac Brown, T Bone Burnett (as musical director), Alabama Shakes' Brittany Howard, Elton John, Mumford & Sons, and Mavis Staples, who will pay tribute to the late Levon Helm of the Band
- Stanley Clarke, Chick Corea and Kenny Garrett in tribute to Dave Brubeck
- Kelly Clarkson
- Dr. John and the Preservation Hall Jazz Band with the Black Keys
- Elton John with Ed Sheeran, performing together live for the first time
- Alicia Keys and Maroon 5
- The Lumineers
- Bruno Mars, Rihanna, and Sting
- Miguel and Wiz Khalifa
- Mumford & Sons
- Frank Ocean
- Taylor Swift
- Justin Timberlake
- Carrie Underwood
- Jack White
The 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards will take place live on Sunday, Feb. 10 at Staples Center in Los Angeles and will be broadcast in high-definition TV and 5.1 surround sound on the CBS Television Network from 8–11:30 p.m. (ET/PT). The show also will be supported on radio worldwide via Dial Global, and covered online at GRAMMY.com and CBS.com, and on YouTube.